Archive | March, 2016

International Women’s Day

8 Mar

By PISA Staff Assistant, Leeann Ji

In 1975, the United Nations adopted a resolution that thrust women’s rights into the international spotlight by creating International Women’s Day – a recognition of women and their achievements celebrated on March 8th of every year to come. International Women’s Day not only recognizes the successes and courage of women, but it also reflects on strides made towards a more equal world. Although the world has made significant progress in advancing women’s rights since 1975, the international community still has a ways to go before we can call ourselves completely equal.

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